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Lincoln Movie Poster Image
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Outstanding drama about revered leader's political genius.
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(Release Year: 2012)
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Kramer vs. Kramer Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Sensitive, truthful look at the breakup of a family.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1979)
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Places in the Heart Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Inspiring, intense tale about hardship, bigotry, redemption.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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Selma Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Outstanding drama about MLK's fight for equal rights.
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(Release Year: 2014)
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Sing Street Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Brilliant (if edgy) musical drama celebrates creativity.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 2016)
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Son of Saul Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Powerful WWII concentration camp film is horrific, violent.
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(Release Year: 2015)
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Deliverance Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Classic '70s adventure has brutal, disturbing violence.
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(Release Year: 1972)
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Once Upon a Time in America Movie Poster Image
age 18+
Complex gangster epic has strong violence, sex.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1984)
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The Last Black Man in San Francisco Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Painful portrait of gentrification in extraordinary indie.
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(Release Year: 2019)
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Mean Streets Movie Poster Image
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age 18+
Gritty, violent Scorsese classic has cursing, nudity, blood.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1973)
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Pride and Prejudice (1980) Movie Poster Image
age 13+
A respectful -- though long -- dramatization.
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(Release Year: 1980)
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Out of Africa Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Enthralling epic about 1900s Africa tackles mature subjects.
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(Release Year: 1986)
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Malcolm X Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Insightful and well-rounded portrait of Malcolm X.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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From Here to Eternity Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Classic characters fight, drink, smoke, and have affairs.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1953)
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Forrest Gump Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Moving and wonderful, but parent preview a good idea.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1994)
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Il Postino: The Postman Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Romance, gorgeous words, and the beauty of Italy.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1995)
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Howards End Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
Excellent book-based tale of British class conflict.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1992)
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I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings Movie Poster Image
age 13+
Forceful telling of Angelou's coming-of-age book.
On DVD/Streaming
(Release Year: 1999)
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Mister Roberts Movie Poster Image
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age 13+
WWII dramedy is a true American classic.
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(Release Year: 1955)
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A Raisin in the Sun Movie Poster Image
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Classic based on the Pulitzer prize-winning play.
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(Release Year: 1961)
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